Transact Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) Has Increase in Shorts

September 30, 2018 - By Carolyn Hewitt

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.76 in Q2 2018. Its down 0.87, from 1.63 in 2018Q1. It dropped, as 5 investors sold TransAct Technologies Incorporated shares while 12 reduced holdings. 6 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. 3.06 million shares or 0.16% more from 3.05 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Commercial Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp reported 37,049 shares. 13,000 are owned by Spark Mngmt Limited Liability Company. Macquarie Gp holds 0% or 10,613 shares. Lsv Asset Mgmt has 0% invested in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). 115,700 were reported by Bridgeway Cap Management. Prelude Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 35,731 shares stake. North Star Investment Mngmt holds 0.14% or 99,600 shares. Federated Invsts Pa accumulated 522 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp holds 295,092 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Wedge Mngmt L L P Nc holds 0% of its portfolio in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) for 29,775 shares. Morgan Stanley has 833 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Teton Advsr owns 127,100 shares. Deutsche Bancorp Ag, Germany-based fund reported 6,800 shares. Manatuck Hill Ltd Liability Com invested in 19,653 shares. Seizert Capital Partners Ltd Liability reported 0.01% of its portfolio in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT).

Since June 8, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 4 sales for $130,262 activity. SHULDMAN BART C had sold 3,462 shares worth $49,854. $13,904 worth of TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) was bought by Olinger Haydee on Tuesday, August 14.

The stock of Transact Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) registered an increase of 45.07% in short interest. TACT’s total short interest was 30,900 shares in September as published by FINRA. Its up 45.07% from 21,300 shares, reported previously. With 10,300 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 3 days to cover their TACT’s short positions. The short interest to Transact Technologies Incorporated’s float is 0.51%.

The stock decreased 1.37% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $14.4. About 33,539 shares traded or 155.11% up from the average. TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) has risen 47.09% since September 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.47% the S&P500.

TransAct Technologies Incorporated designs, develops, assembles, and markets transaction and specialty printers and terminals in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $106.24 million. It offers thermal, inkjet, and impact printers and terminals to generate food rotation date and nutritional labels, promotional coupons, and transaction records, such as receipts, tickets, register journals, and other documents, as well as for printed logging and plotting of oil field and drilling data. It has a 34.2 P/E ratio. The firm also provides consumable products, including inkjet cartridges, ribbons, receipt papers, color thermal papers, and other printing supplies, as well as replacement parts; maintenance, repair, and testing services; and refurbished printers.

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